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From Doug McNutt <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] cgi-bin subdirectories
Date Tue, 15 May 2012 02:13:54 GMT
At 16:03 -0700 5/14/12, T├ęssio Fechine wrote:
>I am having a problem with subdirectories in cgi-bin.
>Scripts like 'cgi-bin/' executes fine, but if I move it to 'cgi-bin/something/'
it stops working.
>I'm using the default centos-5.8 httpd.conf file:
>ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ "/var/www/cgi-bin/"
><Directory "/var/www/cgi-bin">
>    AllowOverride None
>    Options None
>    Order allow,deny
>    Allow from all
>And the error message I receive is this:
>[error] [client] script not found or unable to stat: /var/www/cgi-bin/something
>What is wrong?

What are the permissions for subdirectory something?  Did you create it?

The world probably needs execute and read access to the directory. You might not be allowed
to make that change if, as I do, you have a web provider to worry about.

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